Coaching courses

Are you a coach or interested in becoming one? Northern NSW Football via North Coast Football offers coaching courses throughout the season. If you have questions, just email us (link).

MiniRoos Certificate – Coffs

Polwarth Drive – POSTPONED – TO BE RESCHEDULED (updated 10/3/2022)

“Discovery phase” – For coaches training 5 – 9 year old players

The 3 hour course is fully practical and encourages the coach to develop practices that are based on FUN. The emphasis is on natural development i.e. learning by PLAYING football. No coaching but organising FUN football exercises is the key to helping players build a love for the game. Another highlight of the course is that the coaches are exposed to basic rules of the game as well as tips and hints on building a football culture in a completely practical setting.

Book: MiniRoos Certificate – Coffs Harbour ( 

MiniRoos Certificate – Dorrigo

Dorrigo Recreation Reserve POSTPONED – TO BE RESCHEDULED (updated 15/3/2022)
Registration: MiniRoos Certificate – Dorrigo (

Skill Training Certificate

York Street – 8 May 2022 (Updated 15 March 2022)

“Skill acquisition phase” – For coaches training 9-13 year old players

In the Skill Acquisition Phase the coach MUST focus on building a solid foundation of technical skill.  The course is conducted over 14 hours, is fully practical and deals with the development of the 4 Functional Game Skills:

  • First Touch
  • Striking the Ball
  • Running with the Ball
  • 1 v 1

Book: Skill Training Certificate – Coffs Harbour (

Updated: 31 March 2022